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POV27: Source of Income By Ratio of Poverty Threshold For Families And Unrelated Individuals:  2004
       Families with a male householder, no wife present /10

[Numbers of families and people in thousands, aggregate income in millions of dollars, mean (average) income and their standard errors in dollars.  For definitions of income
types, see "CPS Definitions and Explanation" at www.census.gov/population/www/cps/cpsdef.html]

                                            _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                                            Below poverty level /5                                      Above poverty level /5
                                                        _________________________________   _________________________________________________________________________________
                                                        Under       Under       Under       Under       Under       Under       1.00 and    1.25 and    1.50 and    1.75 and
                                            Total       0.50        0.75        1.00        1.25        1.50        1.75        over        over        over        over
                                            _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Families with a male householder,
no wife present /10

Total, families..........................       4,901         234         401         657         864       1,094       1,366       4,244       4,037       3,808       3,535
People in families.......................      13,929         648       1,197       1,920       2,599       3,281       4,055      12,009      11,330      10,648       9,874
Total Income
  Aggregate (million)....................     254,048         603       2,307       5,634       9,532      14,432      21,088     248,414     244,515     239,615     232,960
Mean.....................................      51,831       2,577       5,756       8,572      11,028      13,197      15,437      58,529      60,567      62,927      65,894
  Standard error /19.....................         853         252         285         246         252         250         247         941         978       1,023       1,085
With zero income.........................          51          51          51          51          51          51          51           0           0           0           0
With negative income.....................          18          18          18          18          18          18          18           0           0           0           0

Wages and salaries
  Aggregate (million)....................     201,996         368       1,353       3,535       6,109       9,555      14,665     198,460     195,887     192,441     187,330
Percent of total income..................        79.5        61.0        58.6        62.8        64.1        66.2        69.5        79.9        80.1        80.3        80.4
Mean.....................................      41,211       1,572       3,375       5,379       7,067       8,737      10,735      46,760      48,522      50,538      52,987
  Standard error /19.....................         778         198         272         262         273         278         285         866         900         943       1,002
Recipient families number................       4,227          96         200         391         541         722         949       3,836       3,685       3,505       3,277
Percent of all families..................        86.2        41.2        49.9        59.5        62.6        66.0        69.5        90.4        91.3        92.0        92.7
Mean amount..............................      47,789       3,817       6,768       9,035      11,283      13,231      15,446      51,743      53,152      54,910      57,160
  Standard error /19.....................         858         347         392         297         312         301         296         920         950         989       1,045

Nonfarm self-emplyment
  Aggregate (million)....................      12,647        -100         -56          26         194         351         572      12,622      12,453      12,296      12,075
Percent of total income..................         5.0       -16.6        -2.4         0.5         2.0         2.4         2.7         5.1         5.1         5.1         5.2
Mean.....................................       2,580        -427        -140          39         225         321         419       2,974       3,085       3,229       3,415
  Standard error /19.....................         206         157         110          82          86          85          81         237         249         263         282
Received positive amount number..........         451           8          18          32          51          66          87         419         400         384         363
Percent..................................         9.2         3.6         4.5         4.9         5.9         6.1         6.4         9.9         9.9        10.1        10.3
Aggregate................................      12,888          21          65         149         335         506         737      12,739      12,553      12,382      12,151
Mean.....................................      28,605       2,527       3,618       4,667       6,616       7,630       8,448      30,434      31,390      32,229      33,445
  Standard error /19.....................       1,806         790       1,096         874         872         872         786       1,913       1,987       2,055       2,152
Received negative amount number..........          45          21          21          23          25          28          32          22          20          16          13
Percent..................................         0.9         8.9         5.2         3.5         2.8         2.6         2.3         0.5         0.5         0.4         0.4
Aggregate................................        -241        -121        -121        -124        -141        -155        -165        -118        -100         -86         -76
Mean.....................................      -5,408      -5,846      -5,846      -5,410      -5,732      -5,472      -5,218      -5,407      -5,012      -5,297      -5,873
  Standard error /19.....................         643         976         976         941         841         756         692         954         985       1,173       1,420

Farm self-emplyment
  Aggregate (million)....................       1,006          -3          -3          -3          29          51          94       1,009         977         955         911
Percent of total income..................         0.4        -0.5        -0.1        -0.1         0.3         0.4         0.4         0.4         0.4         0.4         0.4
Mean.....................................         205         -14          -8          -5          33          47          69         238         242         251         258
  Standard error /19.....................          70          29          17          10          30          37          45          81          85          90          96
Received positive amount number..........          84           0           0           0           4           6          10          84          80          77          73
Percent..................................         1.7         0.0         0.0         0.0         0.4         0.6         0.8         2.0         2.0         2.0         2.1
Aggregate................................       1,051           0           0           0          32          54         107       1,051       1,019         997         944
Mean.....................................      12,573         (X)         (X)         (X)       9,039       8,792      10,427      12,573      12,730      12,876      12,875
  Standard error /19.....................       3,611         (X)         (X)         (X)       1,692       4,004       3,624       3,611       3,768       3,882       4,083
Received negative amount number..........          12           2           2           2           2           2           5          11          11          11           7
Percent..................................         0.3         0.7         0.4         0.2         0.2         0.1         0.4         0.3         0.3         0.3         0.2
Aggregate................................         -46          -3          -3          -3          -3          -3         -13         -43         -43         -43         -33
Mean.....................................      -3,715      -2,029      -2,029      -2,029      -2,029      -2,029      -2,682      -3,964      -3,964      -3,964      -4,383
  Standard error /19.....................       1,396       3,508       3,508       3,508       3,227       3,227       1,097       1,500       1,500       1,500       2,117

Interest and dividends
  Aggregate (million)....................       7,360          15          16          30          52          76         125       7,329       7,307       7,283       7,235

Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2005 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.  Based on the June 2006 Weighting Correction.
POV27: Source of Income By Ratio of Poverty Threshold For Families And Unrelated Individuals:  2004
       Families with a male householder, no wife present /10

[Numbers of families and people in thousands, aggregate income in millions of dollars, mean (average) income and their standard errors in dollars.  For definitions of income
types, see "CPS Definitions and Explanation" at www.census.gov/population/www/cps/cpsdef.html]

                                            _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
                                                            Below poverty level /5                                      Above poverty level /5
                                                        _________________________________   _________________________________________________________________________________
                                                        Under       Under       Under       Under       Under       Under       1.00 and    1.25 and    1.50 and    1.75 and
                                            Total       0.50        0.75        1.00        1.25        1.50        1.75        over        over        over        over
                                            _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Percent of total income..................         2.9         2.5         0.7         0.5         0.6         0.5         0.6         3.0         3.0         3.0         3.1
Mean.....................................       1,502          64          39          46          61          70          91       1,727       1,810       1,913       2,046
  Standard error /19.....................         135          32          19          15          14          14          14         155         163         173         186
Recipient families number................       1,958          34          42          69         101         152         236       1,890       1,858       1,807       1,722
Percent of all families..................        40.0        14.6        10.4        10.4        11.6        13.9        17.3        44.5        46.0        47.4        48.7
Mean.....................................       3,758         434         377         442         522         504         529       3,879       3,934       4,032       4,201
  Standard error /19.....................         330         205         171         136         106          94          76         342         348         357         374

Rental income
  Aggregate (million)....................       1,219           0           2          51          51          75          83       1,168       1,169       1,144       1,137
Percent of total income..................         0.5         0.1         0.1         0.9         0.5         0.5         0.4         0.5         0.5         0.5         0.5
Mean.....................................         249           1           5          78          59          69          60         275         289         300         322
  Standard error /19.....................          51           2           4          37          26          23          26          59          62          65          70
Received positive amount number..........         178           1           2          10          15          23          25         168         163         155         153
Percent..................................         3.6         0.2         0.5         1.5         1.8         2.1         1.9         4.0         4.0         4.1         4.3
Aggregate................................       1,380           0           2          51          52          76          99       1,329       1,328       1,304       1,281
Mean.....................................       7,752         600       1,024       5,132       3,380       3,302       3,906       7,909       8,164       8,418       8,390
  Standard error /19.....................       1,258           0         220       1,670       1,189         823       1,015       1,329       1,367       1,433       1,450
Received negative amount number..........          39           0           0           0           0           1           3          39          39          38          36
Percent..................................         0.8         0.0         0.0         0.0         0.0         0.1         0.2         0.9         1.0         1.0         1.0
Aggregate................................        -161           0           0           0          -1          -1         -16        -161        -160        -159        -144
Mean.....................................      -4,137         (X)         (X)         (X)      -3,000      -2,405      -6,493      -4,137      -4,147      -4,162      -3,975
  Standard error /19.....................         581         (X)         (X)         (X)           0       1,012       2,799         581         586         589         581

Social Security
  Aggregate (million)....................      13,191         104         392         918       1,427       2,064       2,746      12,273      11,764      11,127      10,446
Percent of total income..................         5.2        17.3        17.0        16.3        15.0        14.3        13.0         4.9         4.8         4.6         4.5
Mean.....................................       2,691         445         978       1,397       1,651       1,888       2,010       2,892       2,914       2,922       2,955
  Standard error /19.....................          89         110         140         147         132         128         122         101         104         109         114
Recipient families number................       1,067          23          60         111         164         225         287         956         903         843         781
Percent of all families..................        21.8         9.8        14.9        17.0        19.0        20.5        21.0        22.5        22.4        22.1        22.1
Mean amount..............................      12,361       4,524       6,570       8,234       8,705       9,195       9,584      12,842      13,024      13,204      13,380
  Standard error /19.....................         225         503         340         355         294         270         270         243         254         268         282

Pension survivor and disability income
  Aggregate (million)....................       7,581           7          12          35         131         217         403       7,546       7,450       7,365       7,178
Percent of total income..................         3.0         1.2         0.5         0.6         1.4         1.5         1.9         3.0         3.0         3.1         3.1
Mean.....................................       1,547          31          31          53         152         198         295       1,778       1,845       1,934       2,030
  Standard error /19.....................          96          27          18          24          39          40          47         110         116         122         131
Recipient families number................         511           2           5          12          26          42          69         499         484         469         442
Percent of all families..................        10.4         0.9         1.2         1.8         3.0         3.8         5.1        11.8        12.0        12.3        12.5
Mean amount..............................      14,841       3,570       2,617       2,904       4,976       5,198       5,823      15,131      15,378      15,698      16,256
  Standard error /19.....................         664       1,330         717         913         835         651         605         675         690         707         739

Mean tested cash-assistance
  Aggregate (million)....................       2,290          79         323         594         889       1,130       1,226       1,696       1,401       1,159       1,063
Percent of total income..................         0.9        13.1        14.0        10.5         9.3         7.8         5.8         0.7         0.6         0.5         0.5
Mean.....................................         467         337         806         903       1,028       1,034         898         400         347         304         301
  Standard error /19.....................          32          90         121         113         106          94          79          34          32          31          33
Recipient families number................         387          35          73         117         158         195         217         270         230         193         170
Percent of all families..................         7.9        15.1        18.2        17.8        18.2        17.8        15.9         6.4         5.7         5.1         4.8
Mean amount..............................       5,911       2,234       4,426       5,080       5,634       5,811       5,652       6,270       6,102       6,012       6,241
  Standard error /19.....................         283         451         409         422         402         357         338         366         388         439         476
 
 
 
 
Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2005 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.  Based on the June 2006 Weighting Correction.


Poverty Footnotes

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Contact: Housing and Household Economic Statistics Information Staff at (301)763-3242
Last revised: November 02, 2006
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